— CarnavalPhare (@CarnavalPhare) February 26, 2017
It all kicked off with the black cat ball.
Dunkirk city in France prepares the carnival that started with “the ball of the black cat” for 3 months… pic.twitter.com/ZK4lbkdHqE
— NickyBrendon FanClub (@BayaGabrielle) February 8, 2017
Revellers filled the streets till late.
— Whitney (@Forest_AndTrees) February 26, 2017
And the colourful costumes didn't disappoint.
— Eurotunnel LeShuttle (@LeShuttle) February 24, 2017
Even Ecology Minister Ségolène Royal made an appearance.
— Ségolène Royal (@RoyalSegolene) February 26, 2017
Umbrellas and plumage were popular as ever.
— fred decuyper (@FredDecuyper) February 26, 2017
The carnival could soon be protected under UNESCO world heritage.
— La Voix du Nord (@lavoixdunord) February 26, 2017
The music was in full swing too.
— LCI (@LCI) February 27, 2017
The carnival ends with everyone gathering together for the “rigodon”, joining hands to sing the carnival's anthem